Place-Based Education

What do we mean by “Place”?

We approach place through the lens of the ecological, cultural and economic perspectives of a community.

Benefits of Place-Based Education

Place-based education is an approach that connects learners and communities to increase student engagement, boost learning outcomes, impact communities and promote understanding of the world around us.

Place-Based Education Principles

We believe in learner-centered practices implemented by teachers who are lifelong learners in content and craft.

The Potential of Place-Based Education - Infographic

This infographic designed in collaboration with Getting Smart and EduInnovation provided a visual overview to guide the implementation of place-based education.

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Quick Start Guide to Place-Based Education - Whitepaper

See what’s possible when you implement place-based education.

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